National News

Wisconsin Man Sentenced To Prison For Attempting To Provide Material Support To ISIL

WASHINGTON--A Wisconsin man was sentenced to 10 years in federal prison and lifetime supervised release for attempting … [Read More...]

Customs And Border Protection Officers Seize Marijuana Inside Of Firewood

Tucson, AZ--U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers at the Port of Sasabe arrested a Tucson man February 17 for an … [Read More...]

Chattanooga Man Convicted Of Solicitation To Burn Down New York Mosque

WASHINGTON--A federal jury Thursday convicted a Signal Mountain, Tennessee man of soliciting another person to violate … [Read More...]

Two Pennsylvania Men Plead Guilty To Conspiring To File Federal Tax Returns Using Stolen IDs

WASHINGTON--Two Philadelphia, Pennsylvania men pleaded guilty to conspiring to file federal tax returns using stolen … [Read More...]

Democrat’s Retreat in Baltimore: Progressives and Centrists Debate Party’s Future

Danny R. Johnson San Diego County News’ Washington, DC Correspondent BALTIMORE – U.S. House of Representatives … [Read More...]

CPUC To Consider Future Of Aliso Canyon Natural Gas Storage Facility

SAN FRANCISCO--The California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) today said it will determine the feasibility of … [Read More...]

CA State Assemblywoman Gonzalez Fletcher Proposes Legal Assistance Fund For Deported Military Veterans

SACRAMENTO--California State Assemblywoman Lorena Gonzalez Fletcher (D-San Diego) introduced Assembly Bill 386 to … [Read More...]

Former Jail Administrator Pleads Guilty To Civil Rights Violation For Depriving Inmate Of Medical Care

WASHINGTON--A former McClain County, Oklahoma, jail administrator pleaded guilty Thursday in federal court to a civil … [Read More...]

More Than 100 Arrested In Los Angeles-Area ICE Operation Targeting Convicted Criminal Foreign Nationals

LOS ANGELES--A Mexican national formerly convicted of attempted murder of a police officer and a Salvadoran gang member … [Read More...]

Local

Sprinter Train Collides With Vehicle In Vista

VISTA--A westbound Sprinter train collided with a vehicle that had stopped near the railroad tracks in Vista, … [Read More...]

Medical Examiner Seeks Public’s Help Identifying John Doe

SAN DIEGO--The San Diego County Medical Examiner’s Office is seeking the public’s help in identifying an elderly man who … [Read More...]

$25 Million Available For Affordable Housing Projects In San Diego

SAN DIEGO--The City of San Diego has announced the availability of $25 million to fund affordable housing projects. The … [Read More...]

Oceanside Public Library Opens Veterans’ Resource Center

OCEANSIDE--The Oceanside Public Library is now offering military veterans a new one-stop shop to help them find … [Read More...]

Assemblywoman Gonzalez Fletcher Bill Requires Schools To Test Water for Lead

SAN DIEGO--California State Assemblywoman Lorena Gonzalez Fletcher (D-San Diego) proposed regular testing for lead in … [Read More...]

Authorities Seek Identity Of Car Burglar

VISTA--Authorities are searching for the identity of a man wanted in connection with a car burglary in Vista. The … [Read More...]

Pedestrian Fatally Struck By Train

OCEANSIDE--A southbound Amtrak train Tuesday evening fatally struck an adult male laying on the railroad tracks, … [Read More...]

Rail Closures Planned For Coastal Corridor

OCEANSIDE--As part of ongoing infrastructure improvements along the coastal rail corridor, multiple weekend closures … [Read More...]

Two Injured In Ramona Plane Crash

RAMONA--One person died, and two people were injured when their small airplane crashed on a mountainside in Ramona, … [Read More...]

Closure Lifted For Imperial Beach And Silver Strand Shorelines

SAN DIEGO--The Department of Environmental Health has lifted the water contact closure for the Imperial Beach and Silver … [Read More...]

Woman Drives Wrong Way On Interstate 5

CHULA VISTA--A woman Thursday driving the wrong way on Interstate 5 collided with several vehicles, the California … [Read More...]

Flu Deaths Increase In San Diego County

SAN DIEGO--The number of influenza deaths and flu cases increased last week, the County Health and Human Services Agency … [Read More...]

Solana Beach Morning Coaster 636 To Begin Early Departure

SOLANA BEACH--The North County Transit District is alerting early morning passengers in Solana Beach that beginning … [Read More...]

Dead Hawk Found In Valley Center Tests Positive For West Nile Virus

SAN DIEGO--A dead red-tailed hawk found in Valley Center has tested positive for West Nile virus, the first detection of … [Read More...]

Animal News

Two Dozen Rescued Dogs Flown To San Diego

SAN DIEGO--Three “Wings of Rescue” planes left Memphis, Tennessee on Valentine’s Day morning carrying 325 dogs and 96 … [Read More...]

Pet Of The Week: Mimi

SAN DIEGO--Mimi is a 4-year-old spayed female that has been in the shelter for over 240 days so she’s more than ready to … [Read More...]

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Entertainment

More Presenters Added To Oscars Telecast

LOS ANGELES--Producers Michael De Luca and Jennifer Todd revealed the third slate of presenters for the 89th Oscars … [Read More...]

Toyota, Producer Bryan-Michael Cox Honor Maxwell And Siedah Garrett ‘Breakfast Club’ Grammy Brunch

LOS ANGELES--On February 12, the day when music’s elite gather for the Grammy Awards, Toyota and multiple award-winning … [Read More...]

Eliane Elias’ ‘Dance of Time’ CD Reverberates the Rich History of Brazilian Samba

By Danny R. Johnson San Diego County News’ Jazz and Pop Music Critic LOS ANGELES – There are two kinds of samba. … [Read More...]

Al Jarreau, Singer Who Crossed-Over Jazz, Pop and R&B Worlds Over 50 Years, Dies at 76

By Danny R. Johnson San Diego County News’ Jazz and Pop Music Critic LOS ANGELES – Just 30 days away from what would … [Read More...]

Country Music Couple Joey+Rory Honored With Grammy Award

NASHVILLE--Gaither Music Group congratulated husband-and-wife country music duo Joey+Rory on their Grammy Award for Best … [Read More...]

Lionsgate Scores 26 Academy Awards Nominations

SANTA MONICA--Lionsgate has scored 26 Academy Award nominations across four different films, including a record-tying 14 … [Read More...]

‘The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story’, ‘Moonlight,’ ‘Blackish’, and Beyonce Wins Big at NAACP Image Awards

By Danny R. Johnson San Diego County News’ Entertainment News Editor LOS ANGELES - Moonlight, The People v. O.J. … [Read More...]

 48th NAACP Image Awards Luncheon Honors Nominees

LOS ANGELES--The 48th NAACP Image Awards kicked off January 28 with a Nominees’ Luncheon at the Loews Hollywood Hotel in … [Read More...]

More Performers Added To Grammy Awards After-Party

LOS ANGELES-- Past Grammy nominee Gavin DeGraw, Grammy winners Kool And The Gang, and DJ Michelle Pesce are scheduled to … [Read More...]

Diana Krall Launches World Tour

LOS ANGELES--(PRNewswire)-- Multiple Grammy Award-winning jazz pianist and world-renowned singer, Diana Krall, announced … [Read More...]

John Cho And Leslie Mann To Host Academy’s Sci-tech Awards

LOS ANGELES--Actors John Cho and Leslie Mann will host the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences’ Scientific and … [Read More...]